The legal profession will see new areas of law continue to emerge in 2020, along with several more traditional areas of law on the rise.
These growth areas in the law will also keep the number of active attorneys in the U.S. on the increase. The ABA’s National Lawyer Population Survey found that this number has rose by 15.2% over the past 10 years. In 2019, the total number of lawyers in the United States was approximately 1.35 million.
What will all these lawyers do? Perhaps they will practice in one or more of the following growth areas:
Read more at Attorney at Law Magazine.